About the bill
H.R. 2991 would establish the Susquehanna National Heritage Area in two counties in Pennsylvania. The general purpose of heritage areas is to enhance State, local and private authorities to protect, enhance, and interpret the natural, historic, scenic, and cultural resources of the heritage area. Heritage areas generally do not include federal lands and are not directly managed by the federal government. The Susquehanna Heritage Corporation would be the local management entity for the Heritage Area. It will develop a management plan which must be approved by the Secretary of ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 6, 2018
Length: 14 pages
Jun 21, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 5, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 2991 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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